Description - Building Type Basics for Hospitality Facilities by Brian McDonough
The "Building Type Basics Series" provides architects and other design professionals with the essential information they need to jump-start the design of a variety of facilities. In the latest title in this series, on hospitality facilities, leaders in the industry share their knowledge and expertise on all aspects of hospitality facility design, giving designers the nuts-and-bolts information they need to begin designing a facility. It asks and answers 20 questions that frequently arise in the early phases of a project commission. Sections are included on general hospitality design, resort/luxury hotels, convention hotels/centres, limited service hotels, and casinos. There are contributions from Brian McDonough, Hill Glazier, Lindsay Pope Brayfield, and SOSH Architects. Hundreds of project photographs, diagrams and floor plans, sections and details are also included.
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(242mm x 197mm x 16mm)
John Wiley & Sons Inc
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Author Biography - Brian McDonough
BRIAN MCDONOUGH is Vice President of the Hospitality, Entertainment & Leisure Sector at Hanscomb, Inc., in New York City. Hanscomb provides consulting services in the fields of construction, project development, planning, and design management to clients worldwide. JOHN HILL and ROBERT GLAZIER are Principals of Hill Glazier Architects in Palo Alto, California. Hill Glazier specializes in the design of hotels, resorts, and spas. WINFORD "BUCK" LINDSAY is President of Lindsay Pope Brayfield & Associates in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Lindsay Pope Brayfield's experience ranges from a small chapel to a large warehouse, and includes hotels and educational projects. THOMAS SYKES is Principal of SOSH Architects in Atlantic City, New Jersey. SOSH provides design services to major casino corporations throughout North America. STEPHEN A. KLIMENT, FAIA (Series Founder and Editor), is an architectural journalist and an adjunct professor at the City College of New York. He was chief editor of Architectural Record from 1990 to 1996.